Musicians and music-lovers, and other essays by William Foster Apthorp

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Published by Longwood Press in Tortola, British Virgin Islands, Winchester [Mass.] .

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  • Music -- History and criticism.,
  • Musicians.

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Reprint of the 1894 ed. published by Scribner, New York.

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Statementby William Foster Apthorp.
LC ClassificationsML60 .A65 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 346 p. ;
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4744002M
ISBN 100893414336
LC Control Number78058194

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